Reports Report 5361ed (Event 5361-2017)

Name Stanley W
Experience Level 2/5
Remarks This object was extremely low in the sky...I expected to here a boom from it, but did not hear any. I was driving on I-5 south, with the radio playing.
Address San Juan Capistrano, CA
Latitude 33° 29' 13.04'' N (33.486955°)
Longitude 117° 39' 55.08'' W (-117.665299°)
Elevation 24.363m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time 2017-12-24 17:30 PST
UT Date & Time 2017-12-25 01:30 UT
Duration ≈3.5s
Moving direction From up left to down right
Descent Angle 110°
Facing azimuth 212.39°
First azimuth 31.65°
First elevation 23°
Last azimuth 235.3°
Last elevation
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude -25
Color Light Yellow
Concurrent Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Delayed Sound
Observation No
Remarks -
Persistent train
Observation No
Duration -
Length -
Remarks -
Terminal flash
Observation No
Remarks -
Observation Yes
Remarks Within its traveling, a smaller glowing piece detached from the larger body and trailed behind it/it was the lowest glowing object I ever saw streaking across the sky